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Game #2237

Aston Villa

Won

4th Round Replay

Last 5: 🟩 🟨 🟨 🟨 🟩

Wednesday, 4 February 1953

FA Cup

Brentford

Griffin Park

Attendance: 21,735

Brentford

1-2

Aston Villa

Assist(s) | Johnny Dixon | 43' | 52' |

MATCH SUMMARY

KEY MAN

Tommy Thompson, scored for the seventh time in nine to help Villa see off second division Brentford in the FA Cup at the second attempt, Wednesday, 4 February 1953.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Wednesday, 4 February 1953

🥅 | 36' Goal, 0-1, (Brentford) Lawton
⚽ | 43' Goal, 1-1, Davy Walsh, Assist by Johnny Dixon
HT Brentford 1-1 Aston Villa
⚽ | 52' Goal, 2-1, Tommy Thompson, Assist by Johnny Dixon
FT Brentford 1-2 Aston Villa

ON THIS DAY

George Martin's Villa extend their unbeaten run to eight in all competitions beat second division side Brentford at the second attempt in the fourth round of the FA Cup.

Aston Villa

Brentford

League Champions: ❌
FA Cup Winners: ❌
Last Trophy: ❌

FIXTURE HISTORY

Brentford

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Season | 1952-53 |
Matchday | #28 |
Manager Game | #96 |
Wednesday, 4 February 1953

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager: George Martin | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 | Glasgow, 1950-1953
Referee: Unknown
HT Score: 🟨 1-1
FT Result: 🟩 Won
FT Score: 🟩 2-1
Last 5: 🟩 🟨 🟨 🟨 🟩

MANAGERIAL RECORD

George Martin | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

🕒 96 | 🟩 | 37 🟨 26 🟥 33 | 1.43

Villa Career Form:

Top 8

MATCH OFFICIALS

Referee: Unknown

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Brentford

TEAM NEWS

Colin Gibson replaces Ken Roberts.

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

MANAGER

George Martin | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |

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Aston Villa

GK Dennis Parsons | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Peter Aldis | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
FB Harry Parkes | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
WH Dicky Dorsett | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CH Frank Moss | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RH Danny Blanchflower | 🇬🇧 |
LW Norman Lockhart | 🇬🇧 |
RW Colin Gibson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
IF Tommy Thompson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | ⚽ |
IF Johnny Dixon | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | 🔥 | 🔥 |
CF Davy Walsh | 🇮🇪 | ⚽ |

MANAGER

Tommy Lawton | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

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Brentford

GK Alf Jeffries | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Fred Monk | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
D Frank Latimer | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Roddie Munro | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |
CH Wally Bragg | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
WH Tony Harper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Terry Ledgerton | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Jackie Goodwin | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
IF Billy Sperrin | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Billy Dare | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Tommy Lawton | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions permitted in period

SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions permitted in period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions permitted in period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions permitted in period

SQUAD STATS

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Villa XI:
Home Nation 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇬🇧 : 10/11

SQUAD STATS

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XI:
Home Nation 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇬🇧 : 11/11

MATCHDAY SQUAD

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MATCHDAY SQUAD

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UNAVAILABLE

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UNAVAILABLE

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Not Recorded

Player Positions:

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GK : Goalkeeper
CB, D, B : Centre Back, Defender, Back
FB, LB, RB, WH : Full Back, Left Back, Right Back, Wing Back, Wing Half


M, CH, LH, RH : Midfielder, Centre Half, Left Half, Right Half
W, OL, OR : Winger, Outside Left, Outside Right
F, IF, IL, IR : Forward, Inside Forward, Inside Left, Inside Right, Second Striker, False 9
CF : Centre Forward

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Match Symbols:

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⚽ | Goal
🔥 | Assist
🔁 | Substitution

🟨 | Booking

🟥 | Sending off

🆘 | Poor refereeing performance
🟢 : Debut 🔴 : Final Game

DEBUT APPEARANCES

FINAL APPEARANCES

MATCH STATS

Not recorded

MATCH QUOTES

MATCH REPORT

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